If you are feeding livestock or selling commercial feeds and forages, you depend on accurate feed & forage testing to obtain the best possible returns for your crop production investment. Feed is the single largest input cost for livestock producers.
By discovering the nutrient values of feedstuffs like hay, silage or small grains and checking the quality of total mixed rations (TMR), nutritionists remain armed to build better rations for top performance. In addition, Manure and Fecal Starch testing allow nutritionists and livestock producers the checks and balances needed to optimize production.
The following pages contain a wealth of information about submitting samples and understanding what the results mean.